<em>Relief of Mourning Women</em>, 381–343 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 11 7/16 x 13 3/8 x 1 3/8 in. (29 x 34 x 3.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 1998.98. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1998.98_overall_SL3.jpg)

Relief of Mourning Women

Medium: Limestone, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:381–343 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 11 7/16 x 13 3/8 x 1 3/8 in. (29 x 34 x 3.5 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 1998.98

Image: 1998.98_overall_SL3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of limestone raised relief with remains of original paint, representing three mourning women. They stand, facing left, each holding the flaps of their dress in one hand and beating their breast with the other. Surviving paint is concentrated in the areas of their upper and middle bodies. Condition: Good; some blackish and brownish patches over surface.

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